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Mopping up the solar spill: Using optimized managed charging to absorb excess solar generation
Emma Rieves | February 19, 2020
Electric vehicles (EVs) can be either a boon or burden for the electric grid. Don’t let the sun set on the opportunity to use EVs to benefit the grid, your utility, and your customers. Now’s the time to start rolling out solar-optimized managed charging in workplaces. Our e-book shows you how.
What Does the Future of the Utility Industry Look Like?
Wayne Greenberg | December 11, 2019
At the 2019 E Source Forum, we tackled some of the biggest issues facing utilities today, and we invited a few big names to the stage to share their views and, hopefully, spur our utility audience to action with an eye toward the future.
Who Cares About Climate? Your Customers Do, and They Want You to Care Too
Bill LeBlanc, Wayne Greenberg | November 21, 2019
In these videos from our 2019 E Source Forum keynote, Yale's Dr. Anthony Leiserowitz discusses climate change trends, knowledge, attitudes, and more. Then, Xcel Energy's Alice Jackson shared why her utility has committed to an 80% reduction in carbon emissions by 2030 and a 100% reduction by 2050.
How Should We Communicate About Our Transition to Renewables?
Are you starting to shift to renewables but don't know how to tell customers that the transition takes time? Take a look at our examples from utilities that use websites, white papers, social media, and TV ads to educate their customers about balancing resources on the grid.
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What Do We Need to Know About Working with RE100 Customers?
Devin Fink | July 22, 2019
Companies that have committed to using 100% renewable energy by joining the RE100 present an exciting challenge for utility account reps. Learn how these important customers differ from a typical key account and what you need to know to help them meet their energy goals.
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What Canadian Customer Insights Does E Source Offer?
Luke Currin, Rachel Cooper | December 10, 2018
Which of your customers want an electric car? What are their communication preferences and online behaviors? The E Source Canadian Residential Customer Insights Center answers these questions and many more. Join this web conference to learn what consumer insights you can access through this tool.
Leader Perspectives on the Clean Power Plan
Michael Shepard, Jim Rogers, Ralph Cavanagh, Sue Kelly, John Di Stasio | March 29, 2018
Four members of the E Source advisory board discussed the implications and realities of the US Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan—an Obama administration policy aimed at curbing global warming.
With New Programs and Renewable Resources, Xcel Energy Is Ready for the Future
Kym Wootton | December 9, 2015
Xcel Energy is a major US electricity and natural gas company with operations in 8 western and midwestern states and millions of customers. We sat down with Jerome Davis—regional vice president for Public Service Company of CO, an Xcel Energy company—to understand more about Xcel's initiatives.